The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 101 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.22% 1.31% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.35% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 45
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £49,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1477 1778 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.68% 96.95% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1514 1738
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Oxfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Wallingford - 2 £31,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (78.13%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) .NET
4 14 (43.75%) MySQL
5 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 12 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (34.38%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) Release Management
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
7 10 (31.25%) RDBMS
7 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 9 (28.13%) DevOps
8 9 (28.13%) OpenEdge
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
8 9 (28.13%) Data Architecture
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (18.75%) Windows
12 5 (15.63%) Replication
13 4 (12.50%) Migration
13 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (12.50%) Load Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
13 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
13 4 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) MySQL
3 10 (31.25%) RDBMS
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.13%) DB2
7 1 (3.13%) MS Access
7 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
4 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Replication
2 4 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (34.38%) Release Management
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 9 (28.13%) Data Architecture
5 9 (28.13%) DevOps
6 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Database Security
8 1 (3.13%) Content Management
8 1 (3.13%) Document Management
8 1 (3.13%) ETL
8 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) XQuery
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) SPARQL
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
3 1 (3.13%) Primavera
3 1 (3.13%) Open Text
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